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William Cobbett Quotes

To be poor and independent is very nearly an impossibility.

It is by attempting to reach the top in a single leap that so much misery is caused in the world.

Perhaps there are none more lazy, or more truly ignorant, than your everlasting readers.

It is not the greatness of a man's means that makes him independent, so much as the smallness of his wants.